Learning and Teaching: Research-Based Methods

Paperback | February 7, 2011

byDon Kauchak, Paul Eggen

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One of the most up-to-date, research-based methods books available today, Learning and Teaching: Research-Based Methods has two specific goals: to change how teachers think about teaching and to change how they actually teach. Solidly grounded in research, the sixth edition describes effective teaching strategies for all P-12 students in a clear, accessible manner, with numerous case examples, and offers suggestions for applying those methods in today's diverse school environments. Kauchak and Eggen organize their discussion around three important themes in education: diversity, motivation, and technology.

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One of the most up-to-date, research-based methods books available today, Learning and Teaching: Research-Based Methods has two specific goals: to change how teachers think about teaching and to change how they actually teach. Solidly grounded in research, the sixth edition describes effective teaching strategies for all P-12 students ...

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Prepare for teaching in today’s classrooms with the sixth edition of Learning and Teaching: Research-Based Methods. Authors Don Kauchak and Paul Eggen organize their discussion around three important themes in education:   Standards and accountability. New sections related to standards and enhancements to the Preparing for Your Lic...

Don Kauchak   Don has taught and worked in schools and in higher education in nine different states for thirty-five years. He has published in a number of scholarly journals, including the Journal of Educational Research, Journal of Teacher Education, Teaching and Teacher Education, Phi Delta Kappan, and Educational Leadership. In ad...
Format:PaperbackDimensions:480 pages, 10 × 8 × 0.4 inPublished:February 7, 2011Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0132179342

ISBN - 13:9780132179348

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Table of Contents

Preface

 

Chapter 1: Learning to Teach

Chapter 2: Student Diversity

Chapter 3: Creating Productive Learning Environments: Classroom Management

Chapter 4: Planning For Learning

Chapter 5: Effective Teaching

Chapter 6: Increasing Learning through Student Involvement

Chapter 7: Teaching and Learning in Groups

Chapter 8: Direct Instruction

Chapter 9: Lecture Discussions: Interactive Instruction to Promote Learning

Chapter 10: Guided Discovery

Chapter 11: Problem-Based Instruction

Chapter 12: Differentiating Instruction

Chapter 13: Assessing Learning

 

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Subject Index